Chronic Functional Abdominal Pain

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Chronic Functional Abdominal Pain

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Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Chronic Functional Abdominal Pain" for support, advocacy or research.

Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

http://www.agmd-gimotility.org

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Chronic Functional Abdominal Pain" returned 9 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Sex and disease-related alterations of anterior insula functional connectivity in chronic abdominal pain.
 

Author(s): Jui-Yang Hong, Lisa A Kilpatrick, Jennifer S Labus, Arpana Gupta, David Katibian, Cody Ashe-McNalley, Jean Stains, Nuwanthi Heendeniya, Suzanne R Smith, Kirsten Tillisch, Bruce Naliboff, Emeran A Mayer

Journal: J. Neurosci.. 2014 Oct;34(43):14252-9.

 

Resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging has been used to investigate intrinsic brain connectivity in healthy subjects and patients with chronic pain. Sex-related differences in the frequency power distribution within the human insula (INS), a brain region involved in the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Chronic abdominal wall pain misdiagnosed as functional abdominal pain.
 

Author(s): Tijmen van Assen, Jenneke W A J de Jager-Kievit, Marc R Scheltinga, Rudi M H Roumen

Journal: J Am Board Fam Med. ;26(6):738-44.

 

The abdominal wall is often neglected as a cause of chronic abdominal pain. The aim of this study was to identify chronic abdominal wall pain syndromes, such as anterior cutaneous nerve entrapment syndrome (ACNES), in a patient population diagnosed with functional abdominal pain, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Individual and additive effects of mothers' and fathers' chronic pain on health outcomes in young adults with a childhood history of functional abdominal pain.
 

Author(s): Amanda L Sherman, Stephen Bruehl, Craig A Smith, Lynn S Walker

Journal: J Pediatr Psychol. 2013 May;38(4):365-75.

 

To evaluate effects of mothers' and fathers' chronic pain on health outcomes in adult sons and daughters with a childhood history of functional abdominal pain (FAP).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Brain-Gut Interactions in Overweight and Normal Weight Patients With Chronic Abdominal Pain
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Obesity; Stress; Irritable Bowel Syndrome; Women; Children

 

Last Updated: 1 Sep 2018

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